How Do You Spell BEAU?

Correct spelling for the English word "beau" is [b_ˈəʊ], [bˈə͡ʊ], [bˈə‍ʊ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for BEAU

Below is the list of 235 misspellings for the word "beau".

Similar spelling words for BEAU

Plural form of BEAU is BEAUS OR BEAUX

Definition of BEAU

  1. b[=o], n. a man attentive to dress or fashion: a fop or dandy: a lover:--pl. BEAUX (b[=o]z):--fem. BELLE.--n. BEAU'-ID[=E]'AL, ideal excellence, or an imaginary standard of perfection: the person in which such is realised.--adj. BEAU'ISH.--ns. BEAU'-MONDE, the gay or fashionable world; Beaupere' (Spens.), a term of courtesy for 'father,' esp. of ecclesiastical persons: a companion. [Fr. beau, bel--L. bellus, fine, gay, as if for a benulus, dim. of benus = bonus, good.]

Anagrams of BEAU

2 letters

Usage Examples for BEAU

  1. " Can't get a beau in Avonlea, that's what," said Mrs. Rachel Lynde scornfully. - "Anne Of The Island" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  2. Shorty was game and in a twinkling of an eye we had him rigged out as a very presentable if rather youthful " beau lover." - "A House Party with the Tucker Twins" by Nell Speed
  3. She would be almost a beau ideal of a sister, if she had but a few more home feelings, or, as you say, if she did not like the Stauntons quite so much. - "Abbeychurch or, Self-Control and Self-Conceit" by Charlotte M. Yonge
  4. At the head of it rode Young, the beau sabreur of Georgia, erect, gallant, with his brave eye and smile. - "Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee" by John Esten Cooke
  5. Besides, my honest friend, you know I am a little of a beau. - "Boswell's Correspondence with the Honourable Andrew Erskine, and His Journal of a Tour to Corsica" by James Boswell

What does beau stand for?

Abbreviation BEAU means:

  1. Budget Expense Account Unit
  2. Bienal Española de Arquitectura y Urbanismo